SPARTANBURG, S.C. (WSPA) – The Spartanburg Police Department said a man was arrested Friday afternoon for murdering two men on Winsmith Avenue on July 8.
Ronald Glenn, 73, and Matthew Book Jr., 56, were found dead in a home along Winsmith Avenue after police responded for a welfare check.
On July 30, around 1:30 p.m., officers from the Spartanburg Police Department located and arrested Marcus Danta Batson.
According to arrest warrants, Batson beat both men to death.
Batson is charged with two counts of murder.